SCOOP 2014 Gets Underway on Sunday AfternoonPublished on May 3rd, 2014 10:15 pm EST
The 2014 SCOOP (Spring Championship of Online Poker) officially gets underway on Pokerstars on Sunday afternoon.
SCOOP 2014 will run from May 4th to May 18th and include a total of 45 events. Each event will be comprised of a low, medium and high buy-in tournament, which means that there will be a total of 135 tournaments at this year's SCOOP. Pokerstars is guaranteeing a total prize pool of $40,000,000, but you can safely expect that the final prize pool will end up being much higher.
For instance, here is the setup for Event #1 which gets underway on Sunday at 11:00 ET:
Low Buy-in: $27 NL Hold'em [6-Max], $300k Guaranteed
Medium Buy-in: $215 NL Hold'em [6-Max, Sunday Warm-Up SE], $600k Guaranteed
High Buy-in: $2,100 NL Hold'em [6-Max], $1 Million Guaranteed
A total of three events with buy-ins for those with smaller, medium and large bankrolls.
The SCOOP 2014 main events will take place on Sunday, May 18th. The low buy-in ($109) tournament will have a guaranteed prize pool of $1 million, the medium buy-in tournament ($1,050) will have a guaranteed prize pool of $2 million and the high buy-in tournament ($10,300) will have a guaranteed prize pool of $3 million.
Pokerstars is offering all sorts of different games in this year's SCOOP, including:
PL 5-Card Omaha
NL Omaha Hi/Lo
Good luck to everybody who will be participating in this year's SCOOP on Pokerstars.
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